Direct Care Worker

Selinsgrove, PA 17870

Posted: 01/31/2023 Category: Nursing Job Number: AWC17

Job Description

A-Line Staffing is now hiring Direct care workerto work in a facility located in Selinsgrove, PA 17870!

Hours: standard 8-hour day- ALL SHIFTS AVAILABLE!

2nd shift – 2:00p-10:30p

1st shift – 600a-2:30pm

Pay Rate: $20.00 per hour

Direct care worker Job Details:

This is non-professional work providing health care services for individuals with intellectual disabilities to improve their daily living functions in a Department of Human Services (DHS) facility.

  • Knowledge of non-professional health care services designed to improve the ability of individuals to perform daily living activities.
  • Ability to read and interpret written materials.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing.
  • Successful completion of the DHS Aide Trainee Program.

Residential Services Aide Requirements:

  • An employee in this job assists individuals residing in a DHS facility in their daily living activities, physical care, self-help activities, and other tasks related to their individualized treatment plans.
  • Work includes providing information to professional level staff regarding individuals progress toward meeting the goals and objectives of their individualized treatment plans through the completion of documentation.
  • Work may also include assisting individuals with other therapeutic activities under the direction of treatment professionals.
  • Work is performed in accordance with established procedures and is reviewed by a higher-level supervisor through daily care records, observation of individuals receiving treatment, and conferences with the employee.
  • Assists individuals with housekeeping functions in their living quarters.
  • Instructs and supports individuals to resolve problems associated with group living through settlements of disagreements.
  • Assists individuals in feeding, dressing, transport, and other daily living activities.
  • Records individuals' on-going physical and medical needs and behavioral observations for inclusion in clinical records and treatment plans.
  • Reports individuals' behavioral problems to the immediate supervisor and other professional staff.
  • Instructs and guides individuals to participate in their therapeutic treatment activities.
  • Performs related work as required.

Requirements:

  • 6 months of experience as a Nurse Aid, Nurse Assistant, Home Health Aid, Direct Support, Caregiver, Private Duty Caregiver
  • TB test (we will set one up if you do not have one)
  • COVID vaccination required
  • BLS or CPR card
  • No Certification needed
  • High School Diploma

 

For more information, please contact:

Alexis- Recruiting Assistant
(586) 422-1748 Direct

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